Winter Break - Main Office Closed

SEHS Main office will be CLOSED for Winter Break: 12/22/14 – 1/2/15.

Please plan ahead if you need:

1. Transcript/s
2. Proof of Enrollment

Toys for Tots, Donuts & Hot Cocoa

Students be involved in your community, donate to the less fortunate during the holiday season and bring a new  boxed toy to your 1st prd class to give for the Toys for Tots drive.    The competition is from 12/2 – 12/19 between all 1st prd. classes. The class who receives the most donated toys for Toys for Tots will win Donuts & Hot Cocoa for the entire class.

4J superintendent search: you can help!


4J Superintendent Search: We Want to Hear From You!

The Eugene School District is searching for a new superintendent. 4J Superintendent Shelley Berman has announced that this will be his last year. The school board hopes to name a new superintendent in spring 2015.

One of the first steps in the superintendent search process is developing a candidate profile — a list of the strengths and qualities that 4J’s students, parents, staff and community think the next superintendent should have. And to do this, the school board needs your help.

There are two ways for you to weigh in:

Complete the survey:

The survey is available online at through Sunday, December 21.

Attend a meeting:

Meetings will be held at the 4J Education Center, 200 N. Monroe St.

Community forums in English (Spanish interpretation available)

  • • Tuesday, December 16, 7:30–9:00 p.m.
  • • Wednesday, December 17, 12:00–1:00 p.m.

Community forum in Spanish

  • • Tuesday, December 16, 6:00–7:30 p.m.

For more information, please see

Búsqueda del Superintendente Para el Distrito 4J: Cual Es Su Opinión? Queremos Escucharla.

El distrito escolar de Eugene 4J está en la búsqueda de un nuevo superin?tendente. El superintendente actual, Shelley Berman, ha anunciado que este será su último año en el distrito. La mesa directiva escolar espera elegir a un nuevo superintendente en la primavera de 2015.

Uno de los primeros pasos en el proceso de búsqueda del superintendente será el desarrollo de un perfil del candidato ideal — una lista de las fortalezas y cualidades que los alumnos, padres, empleados y comunidad piensan que el superintendente debe tener. Y para lograr esto, la mesa directiva escolar necesita su ayuda.

Hay dos maneras en la cual usted puede contribuir:

Llene la encuesta. Está disponible en español y aceptará respuestas hasta el fin del día domingo, 21 de diciembre. Puede encontrarlo en la página web

Asista a una reunión pública. Las reuniones serán ubicados en el Centro Educativo de 4J, 200 N. Monroe St.

Se proveerá intérpretes en español.

Reunión pública para hispanohablantes, realizado en español

  • • martes, 16 de diciembre, 6:00 a 7:30 p.m.

Reuniónes públicas realizado en ingles, se proveerá intérpretes en español

  • • martes, 16 de diciembre, 7:30 a 9:00 p.m.
  • • miércoles, 17 de diciembre, 12:00 a 1:00 p.m.

Puede encontrar más información en la página web

winter formal fundraiser - feb. 14

Parents and students: Do you want Winter Formal to be fun? If so, help us earn money to put on a fantastic dance this February 14th! Bill and Tim’s Barbecue will give us 20% from South student and family purchases. Over the next few weeks, student government officers will be handing out flyers for specific dates. If you go with friends or your family one the date indicated on the flyer, and eat at Bill and Tim’s, South will receive big money! Look out for the flyers! Take one, go eat, and help us put on a great Winter Formal.

senior seminar students trimester 2

This announcement pertains to you if you are doing a Senior Project — not a CAM, not in IHS, not finished already. Here is the memo that is going to each person who hasn’t attended Senior Seminar yet this term, and should!! Current students thought that posting this on our website might help. :)

To:         Certain Seniors
From:     Mary Taylor
Date:       12.9.14
Subject:  Missing you in Senior Seminar!!

Dear Senior,

If you are receiving this message, it is because I have missed seeing you in Senior Seminar this term and hope to see you soon, with this reminder.

What you need to know is:

  • Senior Project (25 hours of work in an approved career-related setting with a mentor/supervisor and Focus Question, completion of all related paperwork before/during/after, a portfolio and a presentation) is a graduation requirement.
  • If you haven’t done your hours yet, Winter Break could be the best time to get them done!
  • The requirement is met when you receive a grade for Senior Seminar class. This is the only place where you can get the support you need to complete the requirement, in its many facets.
  • Your Senior Seminar class grade includes attendance. P/NP is not an option.
  • The class is not offered T3.
  • We meet as from 7:55 a.m. – 8:35 a.m. in Room 9:

Mondays and Thursdays – Last names starting with A-L
Tuesdays and Fridays – Last names starting with M-Z

Please communicate with me ASAP, using email ( so we can get you on board!!



Mary Ditson Taylor
Computer Teacher
Technology Lead
Senior Project Advisor
South Eugene High School

2014 Yearbooks are here!

2013/14 Yearbooks are here and available for pick up in the Main Office.

South’s 2014 graduates will have their pre-purchased books were mailed home the week of 10/13.  If graduates have not yet purchased a book  contact Bobbie Willis at   If you have purchased a 2014 year book and your not a 2014 senior, you may pick up your year book Monday through Friday 7:30 – 4:00pm in the main office.